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Cuba

Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The diversification of the economies of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean continues today as a pending issue, according to an expert from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).


Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) U.S. tour operators are eagerly following Cuba''s travel industry, despite growing restrictions by their government on the Caribbean island, according to a press report.


Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The National Electoral Commission (CEN) has convened a message action through Twitter on November 23 and 24 to support the elections of the municipal delegates to be held on November 26, local media reported today.


Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The 7th Convention on Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE), the main Cuban sports scientific event, began here today in the presence of more than 400 foreign and about 300 domestic delegates.


Fomento, Cuba, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban marble diversifies its production, with the installation of a modern Chinese system in a unit called Unidad Empresarial de Base Marmol Centro in this central Cuban city.


Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The 39th International Festival of the New Latin American Cinema, which will take place in this capital city from December 8th to 17th, will pay tribute to U.S. director James Ivory with eight films from his fruitful career, said organizers today.


Matanzas, Cuba, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The forum ''Climate Change and Technologies for Adaptation in Coastal Areas'' will open the 10th Workshop on Science, Technology and Innovation CITAtenas-2017 from December 5th to 8th.


Havana, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban authorities and the French Development Agency (AFD) signed a credit agreement to finance a cattle raising development project in the province of Camaguey for $25 million euros.


Pretoria, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of Cuba and the South African province of Free State held exchanges on the island''s collaboration in human settlements and the possibility of extending it to the public works sector.


Santiago de Cuba, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) The 32nd edition of the International Choir Festival will ratify this city as a significant place of that event, when the event will gather Cuban and foreign groups from December 6 to 10.


Buenos Aires, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) A copy of the emblematic olive green cap worn by the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, built in metal and weighing 30 kilos, departed today from the Buenos Aires International Airport to Havana.